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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
445 PM CST SAT MAR 1 2014

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...THE DULUTH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2013 TO 2/28/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1870 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              58   02/26/1895
 LOW              -41   01/02/1885
HIGHEST            41   02/19        MM      MM       48
LOWEST            -28   01/06        MM      MM      -22
MEAN              3.9              13.3    -9.4     15.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.69   1968-69
 MINIMUM         1.15   1941-42
TOTALS           5.73              2.98    2.75     3.99

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
SINCE 7/1        83.8

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5484              4653     831     4474
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
..............................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/320
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/090

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM



-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

$$


.THE 2013-2014 WINTER SEASON WAS MUCH COLDER AND WETTER THAN NORMAL
AT DULUTH MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE WINTER SEASON WAS 3.9 DEGREES WHICH
WAS 9.4 DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 13.3 DEGREES. THIS WAS THE 2ND
COLDEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD AT DULUTH. 5.73 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WAS REPORTED FOR THE SEASON WHICH WAS 2.75 INCHES
ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 2.98 INCHES. THIS WAS THE 8TH WETTEST WINTER
SEASON ON RECORD. 78.8 INCHES OF SNOW FELL IN THE WINTER SEASON
WHICH WAS 29.3 INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 49.5 INCHES RANKING THIS
AS THE 6TH SNOWIEST WINTER SEASON ON RECORD. 83.8 INCHES OF SNOW
FELL FROM JULY 1ST WHICH IS 18.2 INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 65.6
INCHES. THIS RANKS AS THE 11TH SNOWIEST SNOW SEASON TO DATE AT
DULUTH.

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